The soldier was killed by small arms fire from a suspected member of the Afghan National Army (ANA) who turned his weapon on ANA and ISAF (International Security Assistance Force) soldiers at Patrol Base Hazrat in the Nahr-e Saraj district of Helmand province. Spokesman for Task Force Helmand, Major Laurence Roche, said: It is my painful duty to report the death of a soldier from 28 Engineer Regiment who was shot and killed by a suspected member of the Afghan National Army at a patrol base in the Nahr-e Saraj district of Helmand province
Royal Marines have helped the latest batch of Afghan police officers complete their training in Helmand.
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Royal Marines help train latest batch of Afghan police officers
A Scottish regiment’s soldiers newly-arrived in Afghanistan are already hard at work building relationships with their Afghan National Army counterparts in Helmand province.
Flight Lieutenant Sttevei Atalla has been awarded the Queen’s Commendation for Valuable Service in the latest Operational Honours and Awards List for her work connecting the local Afghan population with the Afghan Government.
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Royal Air Force officer honoured for work with Afghan locals
An Army officer who foiled a complex enemy ambush while on a joint patrol with the Afghan National Army (ANA) has been awarded his second Mention in Despatches.
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Army officer honoured for foiling enemy ambush